All Films

3h 47m
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Money, Power and Wall Street
In a special investigation, FRONTLINE goes inside the struggles to rescue and repair a shattered economy
April 24, 2012
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The Real CSI
How reliable is the science behind forensics? A FRONTLINE investigation finds serious flaws in some of the best-known tools of forensic science.
April 17, 2012
Britian Phone Hacking
Murdoch's Scandal
The struggle over the future of News Corporation, Rupert Murdoch's reputation and his family's fortunes.
March 27, 2012
Fukushima Daiichi Plant
Inside Japan's Nuclear Meltdown
An unprecedented account of the crisis inside the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear complex after last year's devastating earthquake and tsunami.
February 28, 2012
1h 54m
The Interrupters
The Interrupters
An unusually intimate, year-long journey across the stubbornly violent landscape of our cities through the eyes of those fighting to sow peace and security.
February 14, 2012
Nuclear Aftershocks
Nuclear Aftershocks
FRONTLINE travels to three continents to explore the debate about nuclear power: Is it safe? What are the alternatives? And could a Fukushima-style disaster happen in the U.S.?
January 17, 2012
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Opium Brides
Najibullah Quraishi reports on the harrowing story of the collateral damage of the counter-narcotics effort in Afghanistan.
January 3, 2012
The Secret War
Inside the deepest front in America's war against Al Qaeda and the Taliban: Pakistan
January 3, 2012
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A Perfect Terrorist
FRONTLINE and ProPublica investigate the mysterious circumstances behind David Headley's rise from heroin dealer and U.S. government informant to plotter of the 2008 attack on Mumbai.
November 22, 2011
Ramita Navai
Syria Undercover
Ramita Navai goes undercover for a rare look at the uprising from inside Syria. Plus a profile of the dictator who has held on the longest amidst the Arab unrest—Pres. Bashar al-Assad.
November 8, 2011
Pro-Gov't Syria Demonstration
The Regime
A profile of the dictator who has managed to hold on longer than any amidst the Arab unrest -- President Bashar al-Assad.
November 7, 2011
Children Of Undocumented Immigrants Rally In Washington To End Deportations
Lost in Detention
FRONTLINE and the Investigative Reporting Workshop investigate the Obama administration's controversial get-tough immigration policy.
October 18, 2011
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The Anthrax Files
FRONTLINE, ProPublica and McClatchy Newspapers take a hard look at the FBI's investigation of the country's most notorious act of bioterrorism
October 11, 2011
Sharif El-Gamal
The Man Behind the Mosque
FRONTLINE tells the inside story of the most controversial building in America in the backdrop of a continuing battle over faith, values and the meaning of being American.
September 27, 2011
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An Optimist In Haiti
Adam Davidson of NPR's Planet Money returns to Haiti to meet a man with an unlikely plan to help turn around his country's economy through tourism.
September 27, 2011
The Atomic Artists
The Atomic Artists
How one group of artists is challenging Japan's unusually strong faith in nuclear power
July 26, 2011
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Doctor Hotspot
The story of a New Jersey doctor who seeks out his community's sickest -- and most expensive -- patients.
July 26, 2011
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The Pot Republic
Inside the country's oldest, largest and most wide-open marijuana market -- California
July 26, 2011
The Child Cases: 01-isis
The Child Cases
What happens when a child dies under suspicious circumstances?
June 28, 2011
Educating Sergeant Pantzke
For-profit college promise veterans a high quality degree -- but do they deliver?
June 28, 2011
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The inside story of Julian Assange, Bradley Manning and the biggest intelligence breach in U.S. history.
May 24, 2011
Kill/Capture: 22-detaineesoldiers
Beyond bin Laden, inside the military's extraordinary, secret campaign to take out thousands of Taliban and Al Qaeda fighters
May 10, 2011
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Fighting for Bin Laden
Inside the secret war against Al Qaeda and the Taliban, plus a rare look at the men who say they fight for bin Laden
May 3, 2011
The Silence: 09-benatgraves
The Silence
In Alaska's isolated native villages, Catholic clergy abused little children for decades.
April 19, 2011
Football High: 10-shilohplayers
Football High
High school football has never had a higher profile ... but is winning worth the risks?
April 12, 2011
Who's Afraid of Ai Weiwei?: 109-weiweielevstor
Who's Afraid of Ai Weiwei?
China's first global art star is using his fame to push the boundaries of freedom in that country. But how far can he go?
March 29, 2011
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Money and March Madness
These days in big-time college sports, everyone's in the money. So why aren't the athletes?
March 29, 2011
The Private Life of Bradley Manning: sunglasses
The Private Life of Bradley Manning
A profile of the early years of the soldier now accused of leaking more than half a million classified U.S. government documents
March 29, 2011
Revolution in Cairo: we won and are happy
Revolution in Cairo
Inside the youth movement that ignited the uprising, and a hard look at the Muslim Brotherhood, a key player in Egypt's future.
February 22, 2011
Post Mortem: Feet
Post Mortem
Inside America's death investigation system. WARNING: Don't die in the wrong state.
February 1, 2011
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Flying Cheaper
Do you know who's fixing your plane? With carriers today outsourcing major repair work -- should we worry?
January 18, 2011
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Are We Safer?
Investigating the vast terrorist-industrial complex post 9/11 and its growing reach into the lives of ordinary Americans...
January 18, 2011
Battle for Haiti
Battle for Haiti
Can Haiti be rebuilt without the rule of law? A powerful look at the violence threatening the country's stability ... and future.
January 11, 2011
Facing Death: Nurse squeezing hand
Facing Death
A powerful look at the reality of today's medicalized death. How far would you go to sustain a loved one's life, or your own?
November 23, 2010
1h 24m
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The Confessions
An incredible saga that cracks open the system to reveal almost everything that goes wrong when innocent people get convicted.
November 9, 2010
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The Spill
A riveting investigation into BP's history of accidents, deaths and safety violations that foreshadowed the disaster in the Gulf.
October 26, 2010
Death by Fire
Cameron Todd Willingham - executed for the arson murder of his three daughters. Could this case change the death penalty debate?
October 19, 2010
God in America
How has religious belief shaped American history?
October 11, 2010
Law & Disorder
An on-air and online investigation into questionable police shootings by the New Orleans Police Department in the wake of Katrina.
August 25, 2010
1h 25m
The Wounded Platoon: 14-platoon
The Wounded Platoon
The men of Third Platoon, Charlie Company: What happened to them in Iraq ... and what happened when they came home.
May 18, 2010